Pont Jacques Chaban-Delmas

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The Pont Jacques Chaban-Delmas is a vertical-lift bridge over the Garonne in Bordeaux, France. It was inaugurated on 16 March 2013 by President François Hollande and Alain Juppé, mayor of Bordeaux.<ref name=liberation>Template:Fr Template:Cite news</ref> Its main span is 110 m (361 ft) long. As of 2013, it is the longest vertical-lift bridge in Europe.<ref name=liberation/> It is named in honour of Jacques Chaban-Delmas, a former Prime Minister of France and a former mayor of Bordeaux.



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